Heather Bell

RADFORD – A few years ago, the City of Radford put significant effort into being named a Tree City USA community by the Arbor Day Foundation and was designated accordingly.

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Radford has once again been names a Tree City USA community by the Arbor Day Foundation, Mayor David Horton announced Monday at the Radford City Council meeting.

Monday, Radford Mayor David Horton announced the city has achieved the designation again.

“I just received word that we have been named a Tree City USA city again,” Horton said at Monday’s Radford City Council meeting. “This is great news. We should be proud.”

In a letter to Horton and the city-at-large, Arbor Day Foundation President Dan Lambe congratulates Radford for its efforts.

“Residents of Radford should be proud to live in a community that makes the plating and care of trees a priority,” writes…

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